The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 77 77 61
Rank change year-on-year
0 -16
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 1517 1726 1802
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 3.47% 3.48% 4.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.80% 12.64% 15.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1316 1512 1590
Average salary £40,214 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.38% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
Windows Server 2008
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Operating Systems Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
11853 13650 11879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 27.11% 27.49% 27.14%
Number of salaries quoted 10218 11712 10160
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in London

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the London region.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in London

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the London region over the 3 months to 3 June 2015.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in London

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the London region over the 3 months to 3 June 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +2 287 £41,750 -10.21% 36
Croydon +18 26 £25,000 +6.38% 3
Uxbridge 0 17 £39,500 +38.59% 1
Docklands, London +15 16 £46,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames +16 15 £38,500 +18.46% 1
Sidcup - 12 £47,875 - 1
Bromley +12 9 £30,000 -20.00% 3
Canary Wharf +10 8 £65,000 -
Wimbledon -6 8 £44,000 +47.89%
Ealing - 7 £55,000 -
Hounslow +17 5 £34,500 +25.45%
Chessington -4 5 £24,000 -50.76% 1
Barnet -5 4 £39,000 +13.04%
Feltham - 4 £39,000 -
Chiswick +5 3 £45,000 -
Finchley 0 3 £42,500 +10.38%
Wembley 0 3 £46,000 +53.33% 2
Hayes +10 2 £37,500 -11.76%
Edgware +1 2 £27,250 +29.76%
Enfield -1 2 £19,500 -48.00%
Hammersmith -3 2 £43,500 +117.50% 1
Southall - 2 £25,000 -
Rainham - 2 £33,500 -
Harrow +2 1 - -
Dagenham -3 1 £30,000 -14.28%
Beckenham -5 1 £42,500 +54.54%
Twickenham -14 1 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Romford - 1 £37,500 - 1
Barking - 1 £45,000 -
Westminster - 1 - -
Windows Server 2008
England

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2008.

1 3199 (100.00%) Windows
2 1900 (59.39%) Active Directory
3 1847 (57.74%) Windows Server 2012
4 1802 (56.33%) Microsoft
5 1742 (54.45%) VMware
6 1436 (44.89%) MS Exchange
7 1380 (43.14%) Windows Server 2003
8 1161 (36.29%) VMware Infrastructure
9 1001 (31.29%) Citrix
10 903 (28.23%) Exchange Server 2010
11 852 (26.63%) SQL Server
12 825 (25.79%) Windows 7
13 818 (25.57%) MS Excel
14 762 (23.82%) Cisco
15 736 (23.01%) DNS
16 728 (22.76%) SQL
17 661 (20.66%) SAN
18 660 (20.63%) ITIL
19 652 (20.38%) Finance
20 642 (20.07%) Microsoft Certification
21 609 (19.04%) Firewall
22 589 (18.41%) MS Office
23 538 (16.82%) TCP/IP
24 527 (16.47%) Hyper-V
25 507 (15.85%) Exchange Server 2007
26 499 (15.60%) DHCP
27 492 (15.38%) Linux
28 487 (15.22%) HP
29 483 (15.10%) IIS
30 469 (14.66%) MCSE

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2008. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1436 (44.89%) MS Exchange
2 903 (28.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 507 (15.85%) Exchange Server 2007
4 483 (15.10%) IIS
5 397 (12.41%) Exchange Server 2013
6 341 (10.66%) SharePoint
7 237 (7.41%) Lync
8 210 (6.56%) Exchange Server 2003
9 198 (6.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 115 (3.59%) Apache
11 93 (2.91%) SharePoint 2010
12 81 (2.53%) Tomcat
13 78 (2.44%) SharePoint 2013
14 52 (1.63%) WorkSite
15 40 (1.25%) nginx
16 36 (1.13%) SharePoint Server
17 26 (0.81%) Office Communications Server
17 26 (0.81%) Apache Solr
17 26 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
18 18 (0.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 818 (25.57%) MS Excel
2 589 (18.41%) MS Office
3 31 (0.97%) MS Visio
4 15 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
5 14 (0.44%) MS Project
6 12 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (0.19%) InfoPath
8 3 (0.094%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.031%) 3ds Max
9 1 (0.031%) InDesign
9 1 (0.031%) SPSS
9 1 (0.031%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 58 (1.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 33 (1.03%) Remedy ITSM
3 26 (0.81%) Northgate Housing
4 14 (0.44%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 10 (0.31%) SAP Business One
5 10 (0.31%) Oracle Applications
6 8 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
7 5 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 5 (0.16%) Towers Watson Igloo
8 4 (0.13%) Eikon
8 4 (0.13%) Magento
8 4 (0.13%) Dynamics GP
9 3 (0.094%) assyst
10 2 (0.063%) Cognos TM1
10 2 (0.063%) HiPortfolio
10 2 (0.063%) Oracle ERP
10 2 (0.063%) Line 500
10 2 (0.063%) SAP BPC
11 1 (0.031%) Oracle BPM
11 1 (0.031%) MetaTrader
Cloud Services
1 305 (9.53%) Office 365
2 157 (4.91%) Amazon AWS
3 129 (4.03%) Microsoft Azure
4 93 (2.91%) Cloud Computing
5 53 (1.66%) Mimecast
6 34 (1.06%) IaaS
6 34 (1.06%) PaaS
7 33 (1.03%) SaaS
8 21 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
9 18 (0.56%) Google Apps
10 11 (0.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 5 (0.16%) Amazon S3
12 4 (0.13%) Google Drive
12 4 (0.13%) Symantec.cloud
12 4 (0.13%) AWS CloudFormation
13 3 (0.094%) Sumo Logic
14 2 (0.063%) Datadog
14 2 (0.063%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 2 (0.063%) Google Cloud Platform
15 1 (0.031%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 736 (23.01%) DNS
2 661 (20.66%) SAN
3 609 (19.04%) Firewall
4 538 (16.82%) TCP/IP
5 499 (15.60%) DHCP
6 403 (12.60%) WAN
7 379 (11.85%) LAN
8 295 (9.22%) VPN
9 197 (6.16%) NAS
10 143 (4.47%) Internet
11 135 (4.22%) VoIP
12 129 (4.03%) VLAN
13 125 (3.91%) NetScaler
14 118 (3.69%) iSCSI
15 84 (2.63%) Wireless
16 70 (2.19%) MPLS
17 66 (2.06%) Cisco ASA
18 55 (1.72%) LDAP
19 51 (1.59%) SSL
20 48 (1.50%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 852 (26.63%) SQL Server
2 376 (11.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 169 (5.28%) SQL Server 2005
4 154 (4.81%) SQL Server 2012
5 116 (3.63%) MySQL
6 115 (3.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 77 (2.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 63 (1.97%) MongoDB
9 61 (1.91%) Relational Database
10 43 (1.34%) Oracle Database
11 37 (1.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 36 (1.13%) SQL Server 2000
13 29 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
14 24 (0.75%) Crystal Reports
15 22 (0.69%) Oracle Database 11g
16 18 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
17 16 (0.50%) Oracle Database 10g
18 15 (0.47%) DTS
19 14 (0.44%) RDBMS
20 12 (0.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 53 (1.66%) Subversion
2 44 (1.38%) Visual Studio
3 43 (1.34%) TeamCity
4 40 (1.25%) Git (software)
5 38 (1.19%) Jenkins
6 32 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 25 (0.78%) JIRA
8 17 (0.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 11 (0.34%) MSI
9 11 (0.34%) InstallShield
10 10 (0.31%) Rational DOORS
10 10 (0.31%) SpecFlow
11 8 (0.25%) MSBuild
12 7 (0.22%) Facilita Forecast
12 7 (0.22%) LoadRunner
12 7 (0.22%) Selenium
12 7 (0.22%) Rational Performance Tester
13 6 (0.19%) NUnit
13 6 (0.19%) Oracle Forms
13 6 (0.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 652 (20.38%) Finance
2 188 (5.88%) Banking
3 184 (5.75%) Law
4 142 (4.44%) Legal
5 94 (2.94%) Advertising
6 92 (2.88%) Telecoms
7 77 (2.41%) Retail
8 63 (1.97%) Financial Institution
9 62 (1.94%) Back Office
10 61 (1.91%) Marketing
11 28 (0.88%) Publishing
12 27 (0.84%) Games
13 26 (0.81%) Front Office
14 25 (0.78%) Electronics
14 25 (0.78%) Automotive
14 25 (0.78%) Manufacturing
15 18 (0.56%) Billing
16 13 (0.41%) Investment Banking
17 12 (0.38%) French Language
18 8 (0.25%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 646 (20.19%) Analyst
2 494 (15.44%) Support Engineer
3 377 (11.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 345 (10.78%) Support Analyst
5 330 (10.32%) Administrator
6 255 (7.97%) Systems Administrator
7 230 (7.19%) Systems Engineer
8 223 (6.97%) IT Support
9 209 (6.53%) 3rd Line Support
10 182 (5.69%) 2nd Line Support
11 146 (4.56%) Consultant
12 141 (4.41%) Technical Support
13 117 (3.66%) Server Engineer
13 117 (3.66%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
14 102 (3.19%) IT Support Analyst
15 101 (3.16%) Applications Support
16 96 (3.00%) Developer
17 90 (2.81%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
18 81 (2.53%) Desktop Support
18 81 (2.53%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 203 (6.35%) .NET
2 94 (2.94%) Web Services
3 75 (2.34%) ASP.NET
4 68 (2.13%) HTML
5 57 (1.78%) XML
6 48 (1.50%) CSS
7 39 (1.22%) Software Packaging
7 39 (1.22%) jQuery
8 26 (0.81%) Ajax
8 26 (0.81%) JSON
9 25 (0.78%) CSS3
10 24 (0.75%) Application Packaging
11 23 (0.72%) RabbitMQ
12 22 (0.69%) HTML5
12 22 (0.69%) .NET Framework
12 22 (0.69%) SOAP
13 18 (0.56%) XSLT
14 16 (0.50%) COM
14 16 (0.50%) Middleware
15 15 (0.47%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 303 (9.47%) Data Centre
2 279 (8.72%) Blackberry
3 183 (5.72%) Analytical Skills
4 179 (5.60%) Clustering
5 152 (4.75%) Computer Science
6 123 (3.84%) Replication
7 119 (3.72%) Hedge funds
8 73 (2.28%) iPhone
9 60 (1.88%) Management Information System
10 57 (1.78%) Thin Client
10 57 (1.78%) Fat Client
11 33 (1.03%) CLARiiON
11 33 (1.03%) Private Cloud
12 31 (0.97%) iPad
13 30 (0.94%) Video Conferencing
14 29 (0.91%) BBC
15 27 (0.84%) Client/Server
16 25 (0.78%) EqualLogic
17 22 (0.69%) 3D Printing
17 22 (0.69%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3199 (100.00%) Windows
2 1847 (57.74%) Windows Server 2012
3 1380 (43.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 825 (25.79%) Windows 7
5 492 (15.38%) Linux
6 377 (11.78%) Windows 8
7 364 (11.38%) Windows XP
8 128 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 123 (3.84%) Windows Vista
10 100 (3.13%) Mac OS X
11 80 (2.50%) CentOS
12 72 (2.25%) Android
13 64 (2.00%) UNIX
14 58 (1.81%) Debian
15 45 (1.41%) Ubuntu
16 43 (1.34%) Windows 2000 Server
17 39 (1.22%) Apple iOS
17 39 (1.22%) Mac OS
18 32 (1.00%) Solaris
19 29 (0.91%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 660 (20.63%) ITIL
2 213 (6.66%) Disaster Recovery
3 172 (5.38%) Migration
4 166 (5.19%) Service Delivery
5 152 (4.75%) Project Management
6 119 (3.72%) Service Management
7 116 (3.63%) CRM
8 110 (3.44%) Performance Tuning
9 108 (3.38%) Configuration Management
10 96 (3.00%) Load Balancing
11 94 (2.94%) DevOps
12 84 (2.63%) Problem Management
13 81 (2.53%) Change Control
14 77 (2.41%) Server Building
14 77 (2.41%) Agile Software Development
15 75 (2.34%) Change Management
16 69 (2.16%) Mentoring
17 68 (2.13%) Incident Management
18 67 (2.09%) Capacity Planning
19 66 (2.06%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 728 (22.76%) SQL
2 449 (14.04%) PowerShell
3 125 (3.91%) Perl
4 101 (3.16%) Java
5 94 (2.94%) C#
6 89 (2.78%) C
7 85 (2.66%) T-SQL
8 84 (2.63%) JavaScript
9 75 (2.34%) Bash Shell
10 62 (1.94%) VBScript
11 53 (1.66%) Python
12 52 (1.63%) VB
13 44 (1.38%) PHP
14 31 (0.97%) Shell Script
15 27 (0.84%) Ruby
16 20 (0.63%) VBA
17 15 (0.47%) VB.NET
18 14 (0.44%) PL/SQL
19 11 (0.34%) AWK
20 8 (0.25%) R
Qualifications
1 642 (20.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 469 (14.66%) MCSE
3 354 (11.07%) Degree
4 279 (8.72%) MCITP
5 268 (8.38%) Cisco Certification
6 234 (7.31%) CCNA
7 201 (6.28%) MCSA
8 198 (6.19%) MCP
9 132 (4.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 97 (3.03%) Security Cleared
11 80 (2.50%) MCTS
12 60 (1.88%) CCNP
13 57 (1.78%) ITIL Certification
14 51 (1.59%) SC Cleared
15 42 (1.31%) Citrix Certification
16 39 (1.22%) DV Cleared
17 37 (1.16%) CCA
18 36 (1.13%) VCP5
19 19 (0.59%) PhD
20 15 (0.47%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 274 (8.57%) SLA
2 88 (2.75%) QA
3 15 (0.47%) PCI DSS
4 13 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 8 (0.25%) COBIT
6 7 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.094%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1900 (59.39%) Active Directory
2 1161 (36.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 527 (16.47%) Hyper-V
4 426 (13.32%) vSphere
5 369 (11.53%) XenApp
6 219 (6.85%) VMware ESX
7 203 (6.35%) VMware ESXi
8 134 (4.19%) XenServer
9 109 (3.41%) XenDesktop
10 100 (3.13%) Microsoft App-V
11 70 (2.19%) VMware Server
12 64 (2.00%) Terminal Services
13 57 (1.78%) VMware Workstation
14 44 (1.38%) Xen
14 44 (1.38%) UAG
15 43 (1.34%) DFS Replication
16 41 (1.28%) Terminal Server
17 36 (1.13%) Samba
18 33 (1.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
19 29 (0.91%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 420 (13.13%) SCCM
2 296 (9.25%) SCOM
3 119 (3.72%) Backup Exec
4 97 (3.03%) WSUS
5 72 (2.25%) Nagios
6 67 (2.09%) Puppet
7 55 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
8 46 (1.44%) Norton AntiVirus
9 45 (1.41%) ZABBIX
10 35 (1.09%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 34 (1.06%) NetBackup
12 33 (1.03%) AirWatch
13 32 (1.00%) EMC NetWorker
14 27 (0.84%) ARCserve
14 27 (0.84%) HAProxy
15 25 (0.78%) logstash
15 25 (0.78%) Kibana
15 25 (0.78%) Opsview
15 25 (0.78%) Graphite
15 25 (0.78%) StatsD
Vendors
1 1802 (56.33%) Microsoft
2 1742 (54.45%) VMware
3 1001 (31.29%) Citrix
4 762 (23.82%) Cisco
5 487 (15.22%) HP
6 253 (7.91%) NetApp
7 240 (7.50%) Dell
8 236 (7.38%) EMC
9 191 (5.97%) Red Hat
10 177 (5.53%) Symantec
11 176 (5.50%) Oracle
12 169 (5.28%) Juniper
13 129 (4.03%) Apple
14 107 (3.34%) Avaya
15 98 (3.06%) SolarWinds
16 93 (2.91%) Veeam
17 82 (2.56%) CheckPoint
18 73 (2.28%) IBM
19 61 (1.91%) AppSense
19 61 (1.91%) Sophos
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + bonus(10%),shares, pension, health
Posted: 1 hour ago
East London
Truphone
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum Excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
East London
Connect Support Services Ltd
Posted: 7 hours ago
East London
Connect Support Services Ltd
Salary: Negotiable depending on experience
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Spring Technology
Salary: £22000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
LA International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent flexible benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
City of London
Salary: From £35,840 to £40,660 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £33000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Capital IT Resourcing LTD
Salary: £60k - 75k per year + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
ninesharp
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + bonus, healthcare, pension
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + excellent training, progression
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + car + pension + life
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £47500 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits bonus, pension and more
Posted: Yesterday